Ala. Man Suffers Hip Implant Complications, Joins MDL Against Stryker

An Alabama resident has joined the multidistrict litigation against Stryker Corporation and its subsidiary, Howmedica Osteonics, alleging the hip implant manufacturers failed to adequately warn consumers about the risks and side effects of their replacement hip implant device. Plaintiff Edwin K. has... Read More »

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Pershing Park Class Action Settlement

A class action settlement has been reached in the Pershing Park protest arrest class action lawsuit, resolving allegations that the U.S. Park Police illegally arrested 400 Pershing Park protestors and other individuals in Washington D.C. on Sept. 27, 2002. News reports state... Read More »

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Lamictal Linked to Severe SJS Skin Rash

The mood stabilizing medication Lamictal now carries an FDA black box warning due to the risk of developing a life-threatening rash known as Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS). Lamictal is an effective treatment for bipolar disorder and is also commonly prescribed as an anticonvulsant... Read More »

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Waste Away Group Class Action Settlement

Waste Away Group Inc. has agreed to settle a class action lawsuit alleging it engaged in improper pricing or contracting practices. If you entered into a written contract with Waste Away Group or one of its affiliates for commercial solid waste and/or... Read More »

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Bad Faith Insurance Lawsuit Filed Against Unum

Unum Life Insurance Company of America is being sued in a bad faith insurance lawsuit by a Tennessee woman. Plaintiff Elizabeth W. alleges the insurance company refused to pay the long-term disability insurance benefits due per her employee benefits plans, and therefore violated... Read More »

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Clomid Linked to Serious Birth Defects

Product liability lawyers are looking for potential plaintiffs to bring Clomid lawsuits against the drug manufacturer for failing to disclose an increased risk of birth defects. Due to the drug company’s alleged failure to inform consumers of these risks, many women inadvertently... Read More »

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FACTA Regulations and Policies Explained

The Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA) is a federal policy that ensures fair credit reporting for American citizens. Recently, it has been found that merchants across the country are violating FACTA by exposing personal information on the consumer's receipts. FACTA... Read More »

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Motion to Dismiss Asbestos Lung Cancer Lawsuit Rejected

Crane Co. was accused in an asbestos lung cancer lawsuit of failing to warn users of its products that they contained asbestos. It was this alleged asbestos exposure that caused a man who used the products during employment to develop lung cancer.... Read More »

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New Ruling May Affect TCPA Lawsuits

A new ruling was recently determined which will have an affect on the many TCPA (Telephone Consumer Protection Act) lawsuits that have been filed. The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that plaintiffs in TCPA lawsuits now must prove that the... Read More »

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